Idaho Lewis County Public Schools

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Established on March 3, 1911, the county is named after Meriwether Lewis of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. The Nez Perce Indians made this area their home and knew no whites until the Expedition spent a month in the Clearwater River Valley (near the town of Kamiah) after returning from the Pacific Coast in May 1806.

Lewis County is one of 44 counties in Idaho. It has 479.0 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 7.8 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population declined by 3.1%. On the 2000 census form, 97.8% of the population reported only one race, with 0.3% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.9% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.39 persons compared to an average family size of 2.92 persons.

In 2008 educational services was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $26,464. Per capita income grew by 41.2% between 1998 and 2008 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2008)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2009) 3,735 Covered Employment 1,419
Growth (%) since 1990 6.2% Average wage per job $24,298
Households (2000) 1,554 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 11.3%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 1,713 Average wage per job $27,445
Unemployment Rate (2009) 5.6 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 1.0%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $38,190 Average wage per job $32,893
Median Household Income (2008) $39,831 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County 10.0%
Poverty Rate (2008) 14.2 Average wage per job $18,504
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 84.2 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 2.3%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 14.8 Average wage per job $22,900
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1. HIGHLAND SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 130, Craigmont, ID 83523
Phone: (208) 924-5211
County: Lewis County
Enrollment: 188
Grades: PK-12

2. KAMIAH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1102 Hill St, Kamiah, ID 83536
Phone: (208) 935-4012
County: Lewis County
Enrollment: 225
Grades: PK-4

3. KAMIAH HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 1102 Hill St, Kamiah, ID 83536
Phone: (208) 935-4067
County: Lewis County
Enrollment: 175
Grades: 9-12

4. KAMIAH MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 1102 Hill St, Kamiah, ID 83536
Phone: (208) 935-4040
County: Lewis County
Enrollment: 171
Grades: 5-8

5. NEZPERCE SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 279, Nezperce, ID 83543
Phone: (208) 937-2551
County: Lewis County
Enrollment: 143
Grades: PK-12